Quote Originally Posted by Wilfred View Post
I would also like to know. In particular to which group Michael Niedermayer belongs.
He seems to be in the ffmpeg.org group.

This whole thread on the mailing list is pretty interesting. It seems they took a vote on the mailing list to "disband the leader team of 7 and return commit and decision power to all developers". I believe it is this "leader team" who lost who are now forking the project, and claiming the power to call it a name change.